The Student News Site of Olathe West High School

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The Student News Site of Olathe West High School

Owl Post

The Student News Site of Olathe West High School

Owl Post

Caché Goracke

Caché Goracke, Editor-in-Chief

All content by Caché Goracke
Students arrive at the crime scene near the baseball fields.

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May 10, 2021
Seniors Garret Holloway, Andrew Weiler and Libbie Winkleman listen as their team leader guides them through assessing the crime scene.

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May 10, 2021
Senior Cade Smith climbs to the top of the storage building where the drone picked up a backpack that contained three shirts and a white powder substance.

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May 10, 2021
Heights have always been a fear of mine, so I did not enjoy going up that ladder at all...but it had to be done in order to find evidence for the case.” - senior Cade Smith

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May 10, 2021
Students watch the surveillance footage in the Public Safety room.

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May 10, 2021
Senior Kobe Pointdexter takes notes after the briefing and the surveillance footage.

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May 10, 2021
Surveillance footage is shown to the students for the first time that morning.

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May 10, 2021
Police canine Java walks back to the police vehicle with the others after having found the suspect.

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May 10, 2021
Senior Summer Sperke handcuffs newly found suspect.

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May 10, 2021
Seniors Bobby Wimpey and Summer Sperke discuss their next steps as the suspect sits hand cuffed on the curb.

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May 10, 2021
Seniors Summer Sperke and Bobby Wimpey ask their suspect several questions after apprehending her and placing her in hand cuffs.

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May 10, 2021
Senior Leslie Tellez picks up evidence found by police canine Java on the soccer field.

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May 10, 2021
Seniors Kobe Pointdexter and Caleb Keith take notes on the condition of the crime scene after assessing it.

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May 10, 2021
Seniors Kobe Poindexter and Leslie Tellez place evidence found on the soccer field in an envelope.

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May 10, 2021
Seniors Ingrid Beltron and Cade Smith find evidence on the roof of storage building near the baseball fields.

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May 10, 2021
Students in the Public Safety Academys fire team help hold the base of a ladder so that senior Ingrid Beltron can climb to the top.

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May 10, 2021
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April 9, 2021
The emptiness of the library and the commons full of isolated, code-scanning, phone-focused, half-faced students, are a haunting reminder of just how much things have changed.

A High School Eulogy

March 26, 2021
Matthew Goans poses with his signature leather jacket and a bottle of Buffalo sauce: the inspiration behind his nickname, Sssauce.

That ’50s Kid

February 21, 2020
After the show Friday night, freshman Emily Heflin and junior Ava Lafoon have a laugh at the many pictures of the production for sale.

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November 25, 2019
Cast members and sophomore Lexi Eckels and freshman Emily Heflin visit with the audience after the show, while still in full costume and makeup.

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November 25, 2019
Sophomore Kalista Brown is all smiles after the first performance of Xanadu Friday night, as she carries a bouquet of flowers and meets with members of the audience.

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November 25, 2019
 Four cast members including sophomore Kalista Brown (far left), sophomore Lexi Eckles, senior Weston Curnow, and senior Peyton Falen (far right), share a group hug as they pose for a picture after the show.

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November 25, 2019
I guess I just wanted a chance to do something other than just what we do in class, and represent the academy in a different light. - Alyssa Kailee

Carrying the Colors

October 4, 2019
Girls BBall Story Featured Photo

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March 18, 2019
Freshman Kellen Broecklman overcomes being a victim of bullying throughout Middle School.

From Victim to Activist

December 20, 2018
Guy and Jade

Guy and Jade

September 14, 2018
James and Kaylee

James and Kaylee

September 14, 2018
Riley and Ashleigh

Riley and Ashleigh

September 14, 2018
Homecoming Propsals

Homecoming Propsals

September 14, 2018
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